Discover the beauty and charm of Lake Lure. Relax on one of our covered tour boats while your skipper guides you past local attractions and landmarks such as the locations used in filming the popular Dirty Dancing and the recently restored historic 1927 Lake Lure Inn and Spa. Listen to the legends, and learn about the natural and cultural history of Hickory Nut Gorge, home to Lake Lure, North Carolina.
Hourly Tour Schedule
Tour tickets are sold at the Marina. All tickets must be purchased by 4pm. Tickets for the hourly tour are sold on a first come first serve basis the day of the tour. No pets allowed on tours. We must have at least 8 passengers to conduct any tour.
March: Open Weekends 9:30am – 5pm
April Weekdays: 10am – 5pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 5pm
May Weekdays: 10am – 6pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 6pm
June Weekdays: 10am – 7pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 7pm
July Weekdays: 10am – 7pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 7pm
August Weekdays: 10am – 7pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 7pm
September Weekdays: 10am – 6pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 6pm
October Weekdays: 10am – 5pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 5pm
November Weekdays: 10am – 4pm / Weekends: 9:30am – 4pm
Children under 4 years of age accompanied by an adult at no charge. Contact the Marina at 828.625.1373 concerning group (10 + passengers) pricing for the hourly tour.
Enjoy a light lunch while cruising around the lake. This cruise includes a tour of the lake and a boxed lunch with a deli sandwich, chips, drink, and dessert. Lunch orders must be placed at least 3 days in advance. Reservations are required for this tour.
Adults and Seniors $25
2014 Lunch and a Cruise- Groups (10+) Only- Memorial Day through Labor Day- Monday through Friday
After a relaxing tour of the lake, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Reservations required at least 72 hours in advance. Please call for menu option (828) 625-1373.
Adults and Seniors $30 (Lunch included)
2014 Weekday Daily Lunch Cruise – April through October – Monday through Friday
Daily lunch cruise departs at 11am and returns to the Marina after lunch, by 1pm. The cost of the meal is not included in the price.
Adults $20 Seniors $17 Children $10
Lake Lure Tours (Click for map)
2930 Memorial Hwy.
Lake Lure, NC 28746
Phone: (828) 625-1373 Fax: (828) 625-2889